Apparently I write Stormpilot now. Because, you know, what I really needed was another pairing to write for. *headdesk* Anyway, this is utterly self-indulgent and caters to a couple of bit of headcanon (one kind of amusing and silly, the other a bit more serious) I have after watching the movie six million times. Namely about the TIE fighters based on Poe’s rather startled reaction to flying one and one that arose after watching Finn use a blaster during the battle at Maz’s place. So, yeah, I’m sorry. This is self-indulgent fluff.
Oh, and for a proper summary: Finn is competent, Poe is dazzled and Jess thinks they should just kiss already.
“Come on. No Stormtrooper who was actually good at being a Stormtrooper would
Poe’s head whipped around and he scowled as he tried to
determine who had said that but the mess was crowded and the voice wasn’t a
familiar one so his efforts were fruitless. It wasn’t the first time he’d heard
that sentiment voiced since Finn had woken up and started being more visible
around the base but as far as he knew, Finn
hadn’t heard the comments and when he looked around the former Stormtrooper, it
seemed to be true now as well. At least, he didn’t think Finn had heard what had been said. Sometimes it was hard to
tell. Even without the helmet, Finn was good at hiding what he was thinking at
times. At other times, he was an open book. Poe liked those times because they
were almost universally when Finn was happy and as Poe had usually been
responsible for that happiness, well…